The Annual John DeBella Turkey Drop is the largest one day food gathering event in Philadelphia. John and the MGK air staff spread out around the tri-state area on November 21 (6a-9a) collecting turkey & monetary donations for Cityteam Philadelphia, an organization that provides holiday meals to less fortunate families in the Philadelphia region.
While we cannot relate on the same level to Tom Petty's friends, family, and bandmates, the MGK staff along with Tom Petty's fans are grieving. The story hit the web early afternoon yesterday, and while news was conflicting as to exactly what was going on, we knew that the situation was not good. Petty's family…
Our hearts are heavy with the news of the passing of Phillies legend, Dauren Daulton. Darren was a part of the WMGK family through his appearances on The John DeBella Show and his extensive on-air work with our sister station, 97.5 The Fanatic. Whenever Darren was on with John or in the Fanatic studios, he always brought a smile to your face.
MGK Big Gig 2017 was a huge party. Boston, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts & MGK House Band Kategory 5 kept the good vibes flowing & the crowd rockin' from the opening bars to the final notes. Check out some of our favorite on stage and in the crowd photos.
In celebration of her birthday, we bring you John DeBella's best interviews with his friend & Rock and Roll Hall Of Famer, Joan Jett. John DeBella was an early supporter of her music & the two of them are quite friendly, Joan shared her thoughts on David Bowie, getting into the Rock N Roll Hall Of Fame & the special guest Bowie brought to see her show one night.